|Birth: ||Aug. 16, 1843|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1919|
Married Agnes Pattie 11 October 1881, Jefferson Co., IN.
History of Switzerland County, Indiana 1885.
ROBERT T. F. ABBETT, clerk of courts, Vevay was born in Warsaw, Ky., in 1843. He received a common school education and subsequently graduated at the Cincinnati Commercial College in 1863. In 1866 he located in Patriot where he was employed as book keeper for the firm of W.T. Pate & Co., distillers. In 1879 he removed to Vevay to assume the duties of the clerk's office to which he was elected in the fall of 1878. In October, 1882, he was re-elected to the same office in which he has ever faithfully served. Mr. Abbett was married first to Miss Helen E. OLMSTED, a native of New York, who died in 1880, leaving one child, Mary. His present wife was Miss Agnes PATTIE, of Madison, Ind., by whom he has two children: Elisabeth G. and Agnes. Mrs. A. is a member of the Presbyterian Church. Henry J. and Mary J.F. (GILL) Abbett, parents of our subject, were natives of Philadelphia, Penn., and Virginia respectively. They moved to Kentucky where Mr. Abbett was engaged as an attorney at law and in the banking business.
Death certificate shows Henry J. Abettie, b. PA and Mary J. Gill b. VA
(bio by: Karen Phillips)
Agnes Pattie Abbett (1855 - 1937)
Helen E. Olmsted Abbett (____ - 1880)*
Elizabeth Abbett Graham (1882 - 1963)*
Agnes Abbett (1885 - 1977)*
Plot: Center grave, East ½, Lot 171, Plat 2
Maintained by: Karen Phillips
Originally Created by: Suzy H.
Record added: Jan 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64815359